Nov 06, 1981
The governor sticks his neck out to appoint Benson the state budget director, a job requiring the state senate's confirmation.
Nov 13, 1981
The governor is shown a report on the problems with the prison. The conditions are bad, and he needs to decide to increase the budget. The governor sends Benson in as an undercover agent to find out what is really going on.
Nov 27, 1981
A conductor goes to city hall to request funding for the music program, taking the orchestra with him so they can play music until they get their funds. Benson is trying to conduct interviews for a new secretary.
Dec 04, 1981
A business man who runs a company wants political favors from the governor. An FBI agent visits Benson and asks him to help trap the business man in bribery to ensure his request.
Dec 11, 1981
Benson's lobbyist girlfriend has a proposal for available land in the area; a company she represents wants to build on the land. As budget director, he agrees to the plan, but then it backfires on him.
Dec 18, 1981
Nothing seems to go right for Benson and everyone is upset with him.
Dec 25, 1981
Benson encounters a former girlfriend. He takes it hard to learn that she is now disabled.
Jan 08, 1982
Clayton is assaulted after an interview by someone in a car park. The Governor tells Capt. McDermott he has to improve the security at the governor's mansion.
Jan 15, 1982
Kraus is acting suspiciously happy and everyone wonders why. Kraus has fallen in love with a man who turns out not to be quite honest.
Jan 22, 1982
Everyone learns a hard lesson when they realize that even a "sure fire hit" in the stock market is not always a sure thing.
Feb 05, 1982
Benson takes Kraus to a doctor's appointment for a checkup. The doctor tells Benson about his race horse that is sick and dying. Kraus overhears part of the conversation and thinks the doctor is saying she has only months to live.
Feb 12, 1982
The former Governor Mulligan visits and brings his niece Rose, and Clayton is attracted to her.
Feb 19, 1982
Kraus decides to write a story about her life. Benson tries to find jobs for some boys in a poor section of town to help them stay out of gangs.
Feb 26, 1982
The governor gets an image makeover. Katie develops a crush on Pete.
Mar 05, 1982
Benson is elected president of his condo's tenant association committee. He has to ask the landlord to make repairs to the apartments. Benson finds out Clayton is the owner of the building and his landlord.
Mar 12, 1982
No one on the governor's staff likes Mr McFadden who has dealings with the staff. He blackmails Denise into going on a date with him. After a disastrous date, Benson and the others plan an elaborate trick on Mr McFadden.
Mar 19, 1982
Pete borrows Benson's car and foils a robbery when he crashes it into the robbers get away car. Benson's car's been totaled. Now the insurance company won't pay for a new car because Pete was driving it and the insurance company decides to cancel Benson's insurance because of his negative profile.
Mar 26, 1982
Benson's being audited by the IRS. The IRS agent handling him disallows most of the exemptions puts on his form because Benson lost his records.
Apr 02, 1982
The Governor and his team mates attend a charity golf event. It turns into a big competition between the men.
Apr 30, 1982
The Governor has competition in getting on the ticket for reelection.
May 07, 1982
The political party is not supporting the governor for another term on the election ticket. The governor and his staff take a vacation to a cabin to work out a strategic plan.
May 14, 1982
The governor decides to run for reelection as an independent party on the election ticket. He gets a mortgage on his mill in order to support his campaign. It does not go well.
Benson Season 3 (1981) is released on Nov 06, 1981 and the latest season 7 of Benson is released in 1985. Watch Benson online - the English Comedy TV series from United States. Benson is directed by John Rich,Bill Foster,Gary Brown,Rob Dames and created by Susan Harris with Robert Guillaume and James Noble. Benson is available online on Amazon Prime Video and fuboTV.
As know as:
Cast & Crew
As Benson DuBois
As Governor Eugene Xavier Gatling
As Miss Gretchen Wilomena Kraus
As Katherine 'Katie' Olivia Gatling
As Clayton Runnymede Endicott III
As Peter 'Pete' John Downey
As Denise Florence Stevens
As Senator Tyler
As Police Capt. Dennis McDermott
As Mac McFadden